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The Weekly Gist: The Hopped Up on Meds Edition

Amazon chooses a California cancer center to provide care to its employees nationwide, while Google makes a notable healthcare hire. Plus: the UnitedHealth Group juggernaut grows ever more powerful.
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The Weekly Gist: The October Rivalries Edition

President Trump vows to protect Medicare from "socialist destruction", as Bernie Sanders makes unexpected use of his existing Medicare benefits. Plus, Walmart moves further into the world of narrow network healthcare.
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The Weekly Gist: The Sleeveless Fleece Season Edition

A Federal judge strikes down Medicare's attempt to equalize prices between hospitals and independent doctors, Nancy Pelosi announces new legislation to control drug costs, and Mayor Pete Buttigieg introduces his version of Medicare for All.
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The Weekly Gist: The Podcasts ‘R’ Us Edition

Democrats face off in a debate dominated by Medicare for All, as the uninsured rate in America rises for the first time in a decade. Plus: the official launch of Gist Healthcare Daily, our new podcast!
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The Weekly Gist: The Woodstock is Canceled Edition

Democratic candidates engage in another round of furious debate over the future of healthcare coverage, as one of the frontrunners reveals her plan. Meanwhile, new requirements for hospital pricing transparency are released.
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